Give a Thoughtful Gift
I’m a huge fan of custom made gifts. There’s just something about those personal details that makes it feel so special to both give and receive. My husband and I have a record number of weddings, anniversaries and other celebrations to attend this year, so I’ve been looking for the perfect customized gift for each occasion. In my search I found these gorgeous options to share with you. Choosing and ordering a personalized gift just doesn’t happen overnight, so if you’re planning something special for your lucky recipient then you might want to start making your plans soon.
Monogrammed Initial Pillow, by Pillow Art Designs, Wainfleet - This 16 inch handpainted decorative accent cotton-poly pillow comes with your monogram as ordered, in your choice of font. The sample shown is in classic chalk white with initials and scrolling hand painted in black with metallic gold accents on top and bottom scrolling. $53.
Custom Engraved Cutlery, by 2 Sisters Handcrafted, Barrie - These personalized wedding cake forks are handstamped with the wedding date and either “Mr. and Mrs.”, “Bride and Groom” or “I do and Me too”. They are perfect for a wedding or anniversary. $46.
Personalized Photographic Tile Art - VersaTile, Almonte - This home decor and art company creates coasters and custom wall art by transferring graphics and photography to natural stone tiles. This would be a great way to display engagement, wedding or family photos, making them perfect almost any occasion. Large MOSAIX framed tile art starts at $150 and small at $75.
Custom Made Mailbox – Coolmailboxes.ca, Owen Sound – A custom printed mailboxes, available for both rural and in-town, are a great way to celebrate a new family, anniversary or housewarming. There are many amazing colours and styles or you can even supply your own photo or create a photo collage. Rural mailboxes with a standard photo start at $69. Custom designed rural mailboxes are $99.
Custom Engaved Tie Bar - Salvage Jewelery Co., Kingston - You can have these tie clips custom stamped with any words you like, monograms, initials or your wedding date for your groom or groomsmen. Available in brass or recycled aluminum. Skinny tie options are also available! Order in a single or a whole set for each of your groomsman. This gift would also be perfect for a new graduate or to congratulate him on his promotion. Tie bars are $35.
Custom Printed poster - Show off your rural wedding destination with this custom printed poster. Designer Brooke Witt will create an 8×10 print of the country, province or state of your choice with any city marked with a heart. This print would make the perfect wedding gift, anniversary gift or even a new baby gift. Color can be customized to match your wedding colors, home decor or favorite color. Unframed posters start at $25.